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Licensed Acupuncturist Salary

Licensed Acupuncturists in the United States pull down an average of $45K per year. Women make up a slight majority of Licensed Acupuncturists (57 percent) survey respondents. Medical benefits are awarded to more than a third, and close to a seventh earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$24,775 - $82,634
(Median)
$25K
$45K
$83K
MEDIAN: $44,677
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$19.77 - $85.92
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$40
$86
MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$24,775 - $82,634  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,426  
Total Pay (?
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$29,866 - $152,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$19.77 - $85.92  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,426  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,866 - $152,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Job Description for Licensed Acupuncturist

  • Confer with clients about their medical histories and any problems with stress or pain in order to determine what acupuncture techniques would be helpful.
  • Place small needles into predetermined sites on a patient's skin to relieve pain or stress.
  • Assess clients' soft tissue condition, nerves and blood vessels to determine appropriate acupressure sites.

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Experience Affects Licensed Acupuncturist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$58,000

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 37% dental benefits Dental: 15%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 63%
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